Configuring HTTPS for Hanwha units - Security Center 5.7 SR3

Security Center Video Unit Configuration Guide 5.7 SR3

Applies to
Security Center 5.7 SR3
Last updated
2018-07-20
Content type
Guides
Guides > User guides
Language
English (United States)
Product
Security Center
Version
5.7

Additional configuration is required on the unit's web page for Hanwha units that support HTTPS connections.

Procedure

  1. Open the unit's web page.
  2. Click Setup > Network > 802.1x > HTTPS.
  3. Under Certificates you must ensure that a valid certificate is installed.
  4. Select the certificate you just installed or created.
  5. Under Setup > Network > HTTPS or SSL, make sure that HTTPS is selected.
  6. It is suggested to use an official trusted certificate on the cameras.
  7. If you are using a self-signed certificate it is suggested to install the camera self-signed certificate on the Security Center servers; if this cannot be done, do the following:
    1. In Config Tool, select the Archiver managing the camera and click the Extensions tab.
    2. Click the GenericPlus extension, then click Advanced settings.
    3. In the Advanced settings dialog box, click .
    4. In the Name column, type HttpsOptions and in the Value column, enter one of the following:
      • For the Archiver to accept self-signed certificates, enter 256.
      • For the Archiver to accept invalid certificates, enter 4096.
      • For the Archiver to accept expired certificates, enter 8192.
      • For the Archiver to accept self-signed, expired, and invalid certificates, enter 12544.
    5. Click Close > Apply.
  8. If the camera was previously added to Security Center, delete it.
  9. From the Config Tool home page, open the Video task and click Add an entity ().
  10. In the Manual add dialog box, complete the necessary settings to add the camera. Make sure the Use HTTPS setting is ON, then click Add.